County of Cumberland
790 E. Commerce St. Bridgeton, N.J. 08302 856-453-2121
December 21, 2011
Meals on Wheels / Office on Aging and the Disabled
Senior Citizen Program Aide (part time)
Hourly Rate: $13.38
Duties: Reports to the Division Head; drives, loads vehicle and delivers meals to client homes; assists in packing and preparation, ordering and counting of food for delivery; maintains responsibility for delivery of meals; reports any unusual circumstances to supervisor; assists the senior aide; undergoes training as necessary to enhance efficiency; operates County gas pump to put fuel into County vehicle each afternoon or evening, as needed, at 800 E. Commerce St. or Sherman Avenue; maintains daily driver log; completes vehicle mileage and condition reports; demonstrates full understanding of safe driving, accident reporting procedure and food handling process; observes and assesses clients regarding their need for meals and reports pertinent information to supervisor; collects and secures client contributions in accordance with policy; makes referrals for clients for further assistance as necessary; performs related duties as assigned.
Requirements: Possession of a valid New Jersey driver’s license. Excellent driving record. Ability to follow procedures and daily instructions. Capability of carrying up to 35 pounds.
Hours: Five days per week, four hours per day.
Note: Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness screening and criminal background checks.
Applicants should submit a cover letter and work history to the Director, Office on Aging and the Disabled at Dalefi@co.cumberland.nj.us Or fax to 856-455-1029. Screening begins as applications are received.
The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer